Merrick, New York, USA. 11th June 2017. During "American Grit" Season 2 premiere, (6th from far right) CHRIS EDOM, 48, of Merrick, is one of 17 contestants suspended from beams above lake water during an endurance challenge. "TIME ELAPSED: 25 MINUTES" is superimposed on scene. Show was projected on large screen during Edom's backyard Viewing Party for Episode 1 of FOX network reality television series.